Save Microsoft Word 2003 documents to your computer, and learn the difference between the Save and Save As commands.
If you wish to create an exact copy of an original document for editing or revising purposes, you should perform a Save As on the file and save it under a new name. This will guarantee that you always have a saved, original copy.
Follow these steps to perform a Save As:
Choose Save As to rename a document. Be careful not to overwrite your original file.